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Wahoo 17 kilos - 37lbs

17k Wahoo  - click to see more photos

Saturday 21st May 2011

Trolling this week has produced mainly Wahoo and Ian Smale from Essex England has finished the week with one of these toothy critters, a Wahoo of 17 kilos/ 37lbs. This week has proved a challenge with the Game fishing with no Marlin Showing. ON a brighter Note Tuna, Albacore and Marlin are on the move in and around Fuertaventura so the forthcoming weeks look promising for some Big Game Catches.



Rays

Sting Ray  - click to see more photos

Friday 20th May 2011

On the days we have been bottom fishing this week Sting Rays, Blonde Rays and Eagle Rays have put in an appearance along with Snappers, Bream and Silver fish.
Best Ray has fallen to Marcus Huukkonen from Sweden with a decent size Sting Ray.



Wahoo , Blue Marlin

Wahoo  - click to see more photos

Saturday 14th May 2011

On Scheduling bottom fishing today OUR clients asked if they could do some trolling, that was the magic word to our crew and True to form we raised them a Blue Marlin. The Words echoed around the Boat, Marlin, Marlin ,the line screaming off , thrilling Jumps witnessed by the clients as they cleared the other lines and then that dreaded silence ,the fish was gone. The fish was estimated a good size of 250/300kilos. The consolation prize of the day was a nice size Wahoo caught on the way back to harbour, Congratulations to the Angler.
Painting decks on Monday.
Fishing will resume on Tuesday



3 SPEAR FISH raised 4 strikes

Spearfish  - click to see more photos

Friday 13th May 2011

Very bad luck it´s Friday the 13th what a day for our client John williamson who was on tender hooks watching spearfish striking at the lures after entering the spread. John did manage to play one although only for a few minutes befor every thing went slack, bad luck my friend. The billfish are moving now so maybe the forthcoming week will yield dividends for those who decide to troll. good luck to all the boats looking for there 1st blue marlin. Lets hope we can add a 3rd to our tally of blue marlin.



Rays bream snappers Moray eels

Ray  - click to see more photos

Thursday 12th May 2011

Fishing has been hard the last 2 days, with a change in weather, our best fish fell to Lukasz Jed from Poland. 2 big specimen rays were lost after a short fight, The usual silver fish and bream made up the bulk of the catch. We look forward to tommorow as we have a trolling charter ,so keep in touch with our progress, and may be a surprise or two,



Sting Rays

Sting Ray  - click to see more photos

Monday 9th May 2011

Saturday and Today has seen us bottom/reef fishing with our clients. Best Rays fell to Pal Kristian Andersen from Norway and Remo Oberholzer from Switzerland. Along with the various rays over the 2 days a variety of smaller eadible fish such as Bream put in an appearance.
Tomorrow we will not be fishing as further work is being done on the Boat but we will be fishing again with our clients on wednesday.



BLUE MARLIN 305 kilos - 680lbs DUTCH ANGLER

305k Blue Marlin - died during fight  - click to see more photos

Friday 6th May 2011

First day back in water after Dry Dock and Captain Roberto decided there was enough bait fish to go Trolling and we came up Trumps for Dutch Angler Gijs Disselhurst from Heeten Holland aged 15 years.The Marlin thrilled all with a sequence of spectacular jumps then turning and Charging towards the Boat with such furocity the fish dived to the depths and sadly sounded and died. This Gave young Gijs a battle and a half on his hands to raise it from the depths. With encouragement from the Crew, Family, other Anglers especially the American Lasses, Gijs battled on for 50 minuets and achieved bringing this 305 kilos/ 680lbs Blue Marlin to the Boat. Officially weighed at 305 kilos. To round off the trip 3 American Ladies took control of the boat bringing Dorado back to the harbour. Take Care if you see these American Beauties about they are good for a GREAT LAUGH BUT dont take prisoners! To all our clients today Enjoy the rest of your Holidays and a special congratulations To Young Angler Gijs. NO GAFS USED AT ANYTIME THE FISH DIED IN PLAY UNFORTUNATELY.



yearly maintenance

Dorado Boat  - click to see more photos

Wednesday 4th May 2011

Due to our yearly inspection and maintenance chores we are in dry dock for a complete overhaul till Thursday 5th of may, and will continue our fishing trips on Friday 6th. The last 2 recent trips we caught sting rays and eagle rays up to 50 kilos with lots of bream and snappers to keep every one busy. The Dorado is being brought up to date with the latest technology in marine electronics ie 2 fish finders radar and the all important plotter (tracker) to compliment this we are also updating our 4 camera/video recorder system to ensure you dont miss that all important hook up. At 42 ft long Dorado is one of the biggest and fastest charter boats to get you to the action quicker. Remember we offer the best value for your money including free transport to and from your hotel or apt, saving you taxi fares when you book online. Come and enjoy the thrills and spills of big game fishing our record catches speak for themselves.




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